Statewide Claims to Fame

Nelsonville is 4th in Ohio out of 282 other cities in Income below poverty line

Nelsonville is 5th in Ohio out of 282 other cities in Race - American Indian or Alaska Native

Nelsonville is 16th in Ohio out of 282 other cities in Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Nelsonville Rank Ohio US
Current population (2012) 5,349 245th 11,544,225 313,914,040
Size in square miles 4.9 198th 40,860.7 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 1,102.2 246th 282.3 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Nelsonville Rank Ohio US
Residents younger than 5 4.7% 247th 6.0% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 17.4% 272nd 23.1% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 9.0% 265th 14.8% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Nelsonville Rank Ohio US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 80.5% 263rd 87.8% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 10.2% 265th 24.5% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Nelsonville Rank Ohio US
Race - White 94.2% 92nd 83.4% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 2.8% 148th 12.5% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.5% 5th 0.3% 1.2%
Race - Asian 0.3% 257th 1.8% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.1% 16th 0.0% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 1.7% 154th 2.0% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 1.4% 208th 3.3% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 93.3% 78th 80.7% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Nelsonville Rank Ohio US
Female residents 45.2% 280th 51.1% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 2.3% 161st 3.9% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Nelsonville Rank Ohio US
Housing units 2,257 270th 5,133,446 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 31.2% 55th 22.9% 25.9%
Households 1,921 275th 4,554,007 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 43.1% 274th 68.7% 66.1%
Home median value $62,600 280th $135,600 $186,200
People per household 2.4 124th 2.5 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Nelsonville Rank Ohio US
Income per capita $12,271 281st $25,618 $27,915
Income per household $20,263 282nd $48,071 $52,762
Income below poverty line 38.3% 4th 14.8% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Nelsonville Rank Ohio US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 212 256th 897,939 27,092,908
Retail sales $94,963 204th $138,816,008 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $17,482 87th $12,049 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $12,004 207th $17,779,905 $613,795,732

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